The lawsuit filed by the Azerbaijani authorities against the Premieres lignes channel and France 24 compeled court to formulate concept of “dictatorship”.
Armenian journalists who visited the editorial office of the channel, were tolds that the process was interesting and different from the others.
"We had to formulate the concept of" dictatorship "in court. Usually the courts are of a slightly different nature. "
The two-hour long movie-investigation "My President on a Business Trip" was prepared by Premieres lignes TV channel for the Cash Investigation program, and appeared on France 24 TV channel in September, 2015.
The investigative report tells about two trips of French presidents to these countries. The filmmakers, Laurent Richard, Elise Lucet and others, have repeatedly called the regime of Ilham Aliyev a dictatorship and said that “in the diplomatic correspondence of the US State Department” Ilham Aliyev is described as “the godfather who runs the country in the manner of Corleone”.